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Fukuoka

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Florence

to many of the major opera houses of Europe, and Violetta was her debut role in Vienna, and Paris. She made her debut at La Scala, Milan in 1956, as (Cleopatra) in Handel's ''Giulio Cesare'', opposite Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, whom she married shortly afterwards. History thumb 300px The Luxembourg Palace was modeled after Palazzo Pitti (Image:Palazzo Pitti Gartenfassade Florenz.jpg) in Florence at the request of Marie de Médicis (Marie de' Medici). The palace


Vienna

, conductor Tullio Serafin chose her to replace Maria Callas as Elvira in ''i Puritani'' in the Teatro Communale in Florence. Soon her growing reputation led to invitations to many of the major opera houses of Europe, and Violetta was her debut role in Vienna, and Paris. She made her debut at La Scala, Milan in 1956, as (Cleopatra) in Handel's ''Giulio Cesare'', opposite Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, whom she married shortly afterwards. Converts from Judaism


Manhattan

. They moved together to New York City, where after a short stint as a model and bouncer at the Manhattan nightclub 'The Limelight', he got a small debut role in the James Bond film ''A View to a Kill'' as a KGB henchman. On the same night, for over three hours about one hundred people held a demonstration at Sheridan Square in Manhattan, to protest the verdict. About twenty officers observed the protest, which began at 8 p.m., but no arrests were made. A candlelight vigil was planned for two days ahead, sponsored by the Coalition for Lesbian and Gay Rights and the National Gay Task Force (National Gay and Lesbian Task Force). 1776 was a critical year in the struggle for New York. Alsop began the year at Philadelphia, in a session of Congress. He made several trips between there and New York, acting as an agent of congress through his business to acquire supplies, and particularly powder for the Continental Army. After General Washington (George Washington) visited Congress in late May, Alsop returned with him to New York in early June. He added efforts to find housing for 8,000 Continental Army troops to his earlier and continuing work on the supply problems. When his home in Newtown (Newtown, Queens, New York) was captured by the British in August, he kept working from Manhattan. By September the British had occupied Manhattan as well, ending his effective contributions to the revolution. He escaped to Middletown, Connecticut and remained until the British occupation ended in 1783. http: www.sethkaller.net catalogs revolutionary-war 39-revolutionary-war 470-hancocks-1776-safe-passage-for-a-congressman-who-spurned-the-declaration thumb 350px Early baseball game played at Elysian Fields, Hoboken (Currier & Ives lithograph). (Image:baseball1866.JPG) In 1845, the Knickerbocker Club (New York Knickerbockers) of New York City began using Elysian Fields (Elysian Fields, Hoboken, New Jersey) in Hoboken (Hoboken, New Jersey) to play baseball due to the lack of soft grounds on Manhattan. In 1846, the Knickerbockers played the New York Nine on these grounds in the first organized game between two clubs. A plaque and baseball diamond street pavings at 11th and Washington Streets commemorate the event. By the 1850s, several Manhattan-based members of the National Association of Base Ball Players were using the grounds as their home field. With the construction of two significant baseball parks enclosed by fences in Brooklyn, enabling promoters there to charge admission to games; the prominence of Elysian Fields (Elysian Fields, Hoboken, New Jersey) began to diminish. In 1868 the leading Manhattan club, Mutual (New York Mutuals), shifted its home games to the Union Grounds in Brooklyn. In 1880, the founders of the New York Metropolitans and New York Giants (San Francisco Giants) finally succeeded in siting a ballpark in Manhattan that became known as the Polo Grounds. Outside of providing gradation to rivers and streams, the height of the Watchungs has proven useful for other reasons. *During the Revolutionary War (American Revolutionary War), General George Washington used the protection of the Watchung mountains to erect the first and second Middlebrook encampment. This position on the high ground also allowed him to monitor the area between Perth Amboy (Perth Amboy, New Jersey) and New Brunswick (New Brunswick, New Jersey) as well as to identify and disturb British movements between Manhattan and Philadelphia (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania). The Papers of George Washington: Revolutionary War Series volume 10, June – August 1777, accessed October 18, 2006 *In the twentieth century, the Hilltop in Verona (Verona, New Jersey), the highest point in Essex County (Essex County, New Jersey), served as the site of a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients. The county hospital was built there because the high elevation provided clean, mountain air away from the cities to the east. Jackson has earned numerous distinctions as a professor at Columbia University where he is the director of the Herbert H. Lehman Center for American History and the Jacques Barzun Professor of History and Social Sciences. Jackson teaches a lecture class at the university on "The History of the City of New York." The course includes numerous field trips, including walking tours, bus trips and an annual all-night bike ride led by Jackson from Morningside Heights in Manhattan to the Promenade in Brooklyn. The all-night bike ride is in its 37th consecutive year, as of 2011, and has received coverage from media outlets such as the ''Wall Street Journal''. Relationship with Raffaello Follieri In 2004, Hathaway began a relationship with Italian real estate developer Raffaello Follieri. Commons:Category:Manhattan, New York City WikiPedia:Manhattan Dmoz:Regional North America United States New York Localities N New York City Manhattan


Philadelphia

Toscanini), Brescia, Naples, Genoa, all in 1911, as well as in Monte Carlo and La Scala, in 1912. Cavaradossi in ''Tosca'', was his debut role at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in London, and for his first American engagement in Philadelphia, in 1913. On 25 April 1913 he portrayed Pantagruel in the world premiere of Jules Massenet's ''Panurge (Panurge (opera))'' at the Théâtre de la Gaîté (Théâtre de la Gaîté (rue Papin)) in Paris. About this time the Korean War was raging, and Tritt was having difficulty acquiring polyester resin for his cars and boats. The Naugatuck Chemical Company (Pleather) in Naugatuck, Connecticut, after seeing the Boxer, sent Glasspar plenty of Vibrin resin and an order for a G2 sports car to promote their product to the auto industry. Naugatuck's G2 was modified and named the Alembic I and was shown at the Philadelphia Plastics Exhibit in 1952. ''Life (Life (magazine))'' then featured the car in a story, as did the ''New York Times'', the ''Wall Street Journal'' and many auto trade magazines. The Glasspar Company then went public and sold stock to raise capital. birth_date


Russia

Leonard Corporation isbn 9780879306380 pages 715– professor of piano, and artist-in-residence at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, Petina was the daughter of General Stephen Petin, Czar Nicholas II's personal escort, and a goddaughter of the Dowager Empress Marie Feodorovna (Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)). Her debut role with the Met was as Schwertleite in Richard Wagner's ''Die Walküre'' (the second part of the acclaimed ''Ring Cycle (Der Ring des Nibelungen)'') on December 29, 1933. She went on to appear as Maddalena in Giuseppe Verdi's ''Rigoletto'' with Jan Peerce, the Marquise of Berkenfeld in Donizetti (Gaetano Donizetti)'s ''The Daughter of the Regiment'' with Lily Pons, Mallika in Léo Delibes's ''Lakmé'', Feodor in ''Boris Godunov'', Annina in Richard Strauss's ''Der Rosenkavalier'', and the title role in Bizet (Georges Bizet)'s ''Carmen''. '''Alexander Vasilyevich Tkachyov''' ( Commons:Category:Russia WikiPedia:Russia Dmoz:Regional Europe Russia


Australia

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United States

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